Regional impacts of casino availability on gambling problems: Evidence from the Canadian Community Health Survey

Publication date: April 2019Source: Tourism Management, Volume 71Author(s): Kahlil S. PhilanderAbstractCasinos are generally recognized as significant generators of economic impact and tourism, but access is typically controlled in a perceived effort to reduce social harms, particularly those from gambling disorders. Using data from a representative sample of 50,048 Canadians across four provinces, this study empirically…

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Recreation and environmental quality of tropical wetlands: A social media based spatial analysis

Publication date: April 2019Source: Tourism Management, Volume 71Author(s): Michael Sinclair, Andrea Ghermandi, Sheela A. Moses, Sabu JosephAbstractHere we test an application, based on the analysis of the metadata of geotagged photographs, to investigate the provision of recreational services by the network of wetland ecosystems in the state of Kerala, India. We estimate visitation to individual…

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